Shares of ConocoPhillips COP inched 0.85% higher to $73.85 Thursday, on what proved to be an all-around great trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index SPX rising 1.71% to 4,438.26 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA rising 1.56% to 34,912.56. The stock's rise snapped a three-day losing streak. ConocoPhillips closed $1.67 below its 52-week high ($75.52), which the company reached on October 11th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Thursday, as Exxon Mobil Corp. XOM rose 1.52% to $62.00, Chevron Corp. CVX rose 0.95% to $108.81, and PetroChina Co. Ltd. ADR PTR fell 0.35% to $51.89. Trading volume (7.8 M) remained 1.0 million below its 50-day average volume of 8.8 M.